Blues fans from across the country turned out by the thousands in 2000 to help support the King Biscuit Blues Festival, Road to the Biscuit and the King Biscuit Blues in the Schools.

Here are just a few of the venues, individuals, artists and sponsors we would like to thank for their support:

All 14 clubs on Beale Street, Memphis, TN

Scott Hanover, Rock 103, Clear Channel Communications

Bud Chittom, Mike Glenn and the

Beale Street Merchants Association

John Doyle, Memphis in May

Barking Dog Agency, Memphis, TN

Steve Burton and John Cain, Rounder Records Group

Roger Naber & the Grand Emporium in Kansas City, MO

Kansas City Blues Society

Robert Barrientos, KKFI, Kansas City, MO

The Cabooze, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Bob, KXUS—US97 Clear Channel Communications

Nathan P. Murphy’s in Springfield, MO

Blues Society of the Ozarks

Mark Merrymont, Springfield News Leader

Ladd Temple, Peavey Electronics

Bill Cummiskey, Fender Guitars

David Preston, BMI


Grant Whiteman, Brown Foreman Beverages Worldwide

Jack Daniels, Southern Comfort

Donna Baker & Ken Wilson KXUS, Springfield

Rick Booth, Intrepid Artist

Hugh Southard, Piedmont Talent

Anson Funderburgh & the Rockets with Sam Meyers

Tinsley Ellis

Jon Langseth & The Keller Brothers

Tracy Nelson

Kenny Neal

and many, many more!

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